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Re: a2ps download site
- From: David_Hudson at capgroup dot com
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2003 10:55:53 -0700
- Subject: Re: a2ps download site
Thanks for the feedback on this. It turns out my build script was messed up
and I uploaded a bad source package. I fixed it and uploaded the fixed
Once all the kinks of the packages have been worked out, what are the next
steps to get the package into the distribution?
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Please respond to
Oops, forgot to address the "configure" comment:
I never said you shouldn't include it, I just commented on the fact that
there was one in the original distribution (and that, consequently, you
should do whatever is normally done in that case).
I was more concerned about files like "Makefile", which *aren't* present
in the original distribution, but are in your patch.
On Tue, 15 Apr 2003, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> $ wget -C off
> => `a2ps-4.12-1-src.tar.bz2'
> Resolving mysite.verizon.net... done.
> Connecting to mysite.verizon.net[184.108.40.206]:80... connected.
> HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
> Length: 1,951,010 [application/x-tar]
> 100%[====================================>] 1,951,010 263.60K/s ETA
> 11:05:52 (263.60 KB/s) - `a2ps-4.12-1-src.tar.bz2' saved
> $ tar tjvf a2ps-4.12-1-src.tar.bz2
> -rw-rw-rw- DYYH/mkpasswd 810919 2003-04-14 14:47:04 a2ps-4.12-1.patch
> -rwxrwxrwx DYYH/mkpasswd 4867 2003-04-14 14:47:10 a2ps-4.12-1.sh
> -rwxrwxrwx DYYH/mkpasswd 1831809 2003-04-14 14:47:10 a2ps-4.12.tar.gz
> That patch file looks like 800k to me... It also contains a whole bunch
> of generated files (e.g., Makefile). Am I being fooled by the server